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CRAFT: Dec. 15th, An Evening with BurdaStyle.com

Folk Art Museum (2 Lincoln Sq., Manhattan)
6-7:30pm
$10 includes refreshments, purchase tickets here

The DIY trend is growing ever more popular as people turn to their sewing machines rather than the mall for new threads. At the head of the curve is BurdaStyle.com, the largest online community of fashion enthusiasts, sewers, and crafters, with more than 600,000 members. Now co-founder Nora Abousteit and creative director and Project Runway alum Alison Kelly share everything you need to know for a fashion-forward wardrobe in their new book, The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook. Abousteit and Kelly will discuss how the concept came about and share fun stories as well as the inspiration behind the designs, patterns, and concepts presented in the book.

CRAFT: Dec. 15th, Knitting

Thursday, December 15 Session 5: Increasing is used in garment shaping but it really struts its stuff when used in combination with decreasing in stitch patterns especially laces. Project: Texting Gloves Classes are $25 each or $100 for the entire series. There is also a $5 materials fee for each class if you would like the teacher to provide materials for you. To register or if you have questions, please contact rsvp@spacecraftbrooklyn.com or (718) 599-2718.

SPACECRAFT
355 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211